Sunday, August 25, 2019 03:16


Political prisoners call for release of Mousavi and Karroubi

A statement issued by 33 Iranian political prisoners calls for the release of opposition leaders MirHosein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi from house arrest. » read more

Commemoration service for MirEsmail Mousavi cancelled

The family of Iranian opposition leader MirHosein Mousavi has announced that the service planned to commemorate MirEsmail Mousavi this Sunday has been cancelled. » read more

Senior members of Iranian clergy commiserate with opposition leader

Several senior members of the Iranian clergy have issued condolences for the passing of MirHosein Mousavi’s father, MirEsmail Mousavi. » read more

Funeral of elder Mousavi interrupted by Iranian security forces

Funeral of MirEsmail Mousavi, father of Iranian opposition leader MirHosein Mousavi was interrupted by security forces and at least seven people were arrested. » read more

MirHosein Mousavi's father passes away in Tehran

MirEsmail Mousavi, the father of Iranian opposition leader MirHosein Mousavi, died today in Tehran at the age of 103, Kaleme webiste reports. » read more

Opposition website reports lights seen at Karroubi home

Members of Mehdi Karroubi’s family reported that for the first time in 18 days, a light has been turned on at their parents’ home. » read more

Opposition website confirms Mousavi and Rahnavard under house arrest

After days of conflicting reports regarding the whereabouts of MirHosein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi and their wives Zahra Rahnavard and Fatemeh Karroubi, Kaleme opposition website is reporting that its investigation has found that Mousavi and Rahnavard are in their home under house arrest. » read more

Iranian cleric says house arrest for Mousavi and Karroubi protection

The leader of Friday Mass prayers in Mashhad accused opposition leaders MirHosein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi of treason, telling worshippers that their house arrest is for their own protection. » read more

Rights groups to file complaint for "disappearance" of Iranian opposition leaders

The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the Iranian League for the Defence of Human Rights (LDDHI) have issued a joint statement warning that the “disappearance” of Iran’s opposition leader would have consequences.

The two rights groups indicate they are taking measures to file a complaint with the United Nations Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (UNWSEID) on behalf of MirHosein Mousavi, Mehdi Karroubi and their spouses Zahra Rahnavard and Fatemeh Karroubi. » read more

Iran says fate of opposition leaders internal matter

A spokesman for Iran’s foreign ministry today called the arrest of opposition leaders an internal matter, saying no foreign country has the right to interfere. » read more